The Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) is responsible for providing interventions to remove psychosocial barriers preventing safe and timely transition through the continuum of care. Skillfully advocates in empowering patients to maintain a level of control over their treatment and for self-determination. The professional licensure allows this individual to provide clinical and casework supervision for staff in accordance with the needs of the department.
3+ years of direct social work experience in a acute healthcare setting preferred.
Competency is a defined and measured via the Social Worker, LSCW Job Specific Competency Assessment and Checklist.
Each Social Worker is assessed at orientation and annually using these tools.
Master of Social Work (MSW) from an accredited School of Social Work required.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker license (LCSW) required.
Coursework in Supervision as per the Board of Behavioral Sciences required.
California Children’s Services paneling required within 90 days of employment.